The Oman India Joint Investment Fund (OIJIF), an India-focused GP sponsored by the governments of India and Oman, has invested INR 1.6 billion ($23 million) in microlender Annapurna Microfinance (AMPL).
AMPL will use the new capital to expand its microloan portfolio along with adding new asset classes, including loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and housing finance. The investment is...
SeaLink Capital Partners has led a INR2 billion ($29 million) investment in Indian maternal and pediatric hospital chain Surya Children’s Medicare, providing an exit for OrbiMed Advisors.
Japan's governance reforms have given activist investors more leverage over underperforming companies. PE firms are well positioned to offer solutions to these targets in the form of carve-outs, privatizations, or partnerships
Chinese B2B pharmaceutical trading and education platform Yaoshibang has received RMB420 million ($65 million) in Series C funding across two tranches.
A group of VCs including China Growth Capital have agreed to invest $16 million in Ono, a China-based company that claims to be the creator of the first decentralized social network.